In 2014, I cycled through ownership of 20 smartphones and tablets, covering Android, Windows Phone, Nokia X, and BlackBerry 10 platforms. Here I present the most outstanding of those devices.
This would be a clash between the Nokia Lumia 1520 and BlackBerry Passport. I am leaning towards the Passport though. I love the form factor, the keyboard and the stereo speakers, among others!
Best Budget Smartphone
This would have to be a fight between Innjoo i1s and Infinix Hot X507. I am unable to lean in either direction at this time, so perhaps I shall just leave this as a tie. Both are available for below N14,000 and pack amazing specs.
Some outstanding Mentions
The following devices are great value for money and come highly recommended by me:
There you go! The list of my most outstanding smartphones of 2014.
Founder of MobilityArena. Yomi’s journey in mobile started in 2001. Besides obsessing over mobile phones, he also started creating WAP sites (early mobile-friendly websites created with WML). He began writing about phones in 2004 and has been at it since then. He has owned over 200 devices, from Symbian, Palm, PocketPC/Windows Mobile, BlackBerry/BB10, webOS, Windows Phone, Firefox, Ubuntu Touch, to Android, iOS, and KaiOS operating systems.